The Jamestown Arts Center is a non-profit, multi-disciplinary facility created to benefit the community of Jamestown, Rhode Island, and beyond.
Our mission is to engage, enrich and inspire our community through extraordinary arts and educational experiences.
Event details: Friday, November 16th 6:00 – 8:00 pm Gathering will include a speaking program, beer and wine bar by donation, and light appetizers. This event is FREE, but registration is required. REGISTER HERE Join us November 16, 2018 for a Humanities Happy Hour. The Rhode Island Historical Society is pleased to partner with the[…..]More Info
Jamestown Arts Center is thrilled to announce the continuation of our partnership with the Brown/Trinity Rep MFA Programs with the seventh annual presentation of two Shakespeare plays. The Brown/Trinity Rep M.F.A. Programs provide a three-year professional training program for eighteen students under the auspices of an Ivy League University and Rhode Island’s Tony Award-winning theater company.[…..]More Info
CUT & PASTE: Collage Today Sam Gilliam, 30″ x 42″ mono print on arches 88. produced by island press dan gualdoni master printer JURIED EXHIBITION DATES: Submission Deadline: December 1, 2018 Artist Selection Notification: January 15, 2019 Artwork Drop-Off: February 26 – March 2 • 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Opening Reception: Thursday March 14, 2019 • 6:00 pm[…..]More Info
Year round classes where adults can flex their creativity, find a creative outlet or sharpen their skills. Classes offered in fine arts, technology and design.
Teen classes are geared towards the dynamic adolescent brain – Creative classes & workshops in a variety of fine arts, technology and design driven mediums.
Children: Year round dynamic, hands on classes & vacation and summer camps designed especially for children. We offer creative birthday parties too!
“DREAMING OF SUGARPLUMS” a behind the scenes documentary film directed by Sky Sabin and produced by Elizabeth Congdon Tickets: $10 Dreaming of Sugarplums Dreaming of Sugarplums $10.00 USD The story of young dancers performing a site specific Nutcracker Ballet with the Island Moving Company in Newport’s Rosecliff Mansion “Dreaming of Sugarplums” supports IMC’s legacy of[…..]
JAC Members’ Show 2018 Theme: lush.and slow OPENING RECEPTION: Thursday, November 8th 6 – 8 pm EXHIBITION DATES: November 8 – December 6, 2018 GALLERY HOURS: Wed. – Sat. 10 am – 2pm, or by appt. Galleries CLOSED Thursday, November 22 for Thanksgiving ARTWORK PICK-UP: Friday, December 7th 10am – 2pm & Saturday, December 8th[…..]
A furry, baby-sized sentry greets you upon entering the Jamestown Arts Center, where the 2017 Members’ Show, “CREATE/REACT,” runs through Dec. 2. It’s Rebecca Siemering’s “Tuft Enough,” a hand-fringed suit made from betting slips and dental floss. As with many of Siemering’s creations, it embodies an aftertaste of loss and failure — a garment sewn[…..]